INVESTIGATION PROGRESS

Date Status
08 Nov 2018 Definitive duty
16 Jul 2018 Preliminary duty
09 Nov 2017 Initiation

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 16 Jul 2018 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Anti-dumping

The antidumping investigation on imports of acrylonitrile-butadiene rubber from the Republic of Korea and Japan was initiated on 9 November 2017. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 4002.59.10 and 4002.59.90. This investigation follows the application lodged on 29 September 2017 by PetroChina Co., Ltd and Ningbo Shunze Rubber Co., Ltd.

On 16 July 2018, the Chinese authorities imposed a provisional duty on imports of the subject good from the Republic of Korea and Japan. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is between 12% and 37.3%. The rate of duty on imports from Japan is between 18.1% and 56.4%.

On 9 November 2018, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China imposed a definitive duty on imports of acrylonitrile-butadiene rubber from the Republic of Korea and Japan. The rate of duty on imports from Japan is between 16% and 56.4% depending on the company. The rate of duty on imports from the Republic of Korea is between 12% and  37.3% depending on the company. The duty is in force for a period of five years. The MOFCOM Announcement imposing the definitive duty was issued on 8 November 2018.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

348 Synthetic rubber & mixtures thereof in primary forms
4002 Synthetic rubber and factice derived from oils, in primary forms or in plates, sheets or strip; mixtures of any product of heading 40.01 with any product of this heading, in primary forms or in plates, sheets or strip.
400259 Other

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